Authors Posts by Aymen Al-Faisal

Aymen Al-Faisal

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The Gulf’s Interest in the Horn of Africa: Influence and Economic Ties

Investing their capital overseas is one of the most important features of Gulf business. Some Gulf countries (such as Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar and Oman) have been working, for some time now, on maximizing their returns in emerging foreign markets, (Gas, energy, exploration and...

Water Partnerships in International (Transboundary) Watercourses under International Water Law

“The history of international water treaties dates as far back as 2500 BC, when the two Sumerian city-states of Lagash and Umma crafted an agreement ending a water dispute along the Tigris River - often said to be the first treaty of any kind.” Today,...

Oman Positions on the Regional Crises

The Middle East region has faced monumental challenges in recent times. It all started with the political upheavals in Iraq in 2003, affecting as it did the various economic, political and security spheres, and which some observers believe gradually spread into neighbouring countries of...

The role of think tanks in the decision making process of foreign politics

The role and specificity of policymakers is undoubtedly an influential factor in international relations. Statesmen are first and foremost the policymakers thus actors on the international platform. However, they work under the name and interests of the state.  In this sense, the issue of...